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fawn -- as in: fawned all over her
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Gone with the Wind
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  • The Wilkes butler, Tom, was hurrying through the halls, a silver tray in his hands, bowing and grinning, as he offered tall glasses to young men in fawn and gray trousers and fine ruffled linen shirts.
  • Scarlett thought she had never seen such elegant pants as he wore, fawn colored, shepherd's plaid, and checked.

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  • There was something of the fawn in her shy grace and startled eyes.
    Oscar Wilde  --  The Picture of Dorian Gray
  • Forthwith sent he an eagle—surest sign among winged fowl—holding in his claws a fawn, the young of a fleet hind; beside the beautiful altar of Zeus he let fall the fawn, where the Achaians did sacrifice unto Zeus lord of all oracles.
    Homer  --  The Iliad

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